Definition: An instrument for the examination or surgical manipulation (biopsy, resection, reconstruction) of the interior of a canal or hollow viscus.
[endo- + G. skopeo, to examine]
© Copyright 2018 Wolters Kluwer. All Rights Reserved. Review date: Sep 19, 2016.
Search Stedman's Medical Dictionary
Examples: glitazone, GI cocktail, etc.